How to Select Your Friends


People come and go in and out of our lives, but it’s our decision whether we want to call them a friend or not.  We always have choice.  Take advantage of every opportunity to choose, especially when it comes to choosing friends.  If you aren’t taking advantage of your opportunity to choose your friends, you’ll find yourself befriending a stranger.

What is a friend?


Friends are those individuals who are always there for you.  Friends are those people you feel like you have known forever because they know you in and out.  They know what you are thinking and know what you are getting ready to say before you say it.

Friends know more than just your name.  It can be a girlfriend, boyfriend, a past school mate, cousin, wife, husband, etc.  It can be anyone who deeply cares for you.

If you think about it, friends are usually have been around you for a long time because they truly love and care for you.  Although they sometimes can get under your skin, you know they always have your best interest in mind.

How to choose a friend


You will never find a perfect individual in our world, but a friend comes close.  So, how do you find your perfect friend?  There are many things you should look for in a friend, but here is a short list.

  1. Integrity


  2. Honesty


  3. Transparency


  4. Straightforwardness


  5. Open-mindedness


  6. Positive Support


What things do you look for in a friend?  (Please share your thoughts and leave a comment below.)


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